Period
to 19 December 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within SAP SE.

SAP
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 39 49
Rank change year-on-year -36 +10 -1
Permanent jobs citing SAP 124 214 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.55% 5.66% 5.31%
As % of the Vendors category 7.36% 11.78% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 63 116 146
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +4.35% +13.86%
10th Percentile £31,550 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -16.67% +14.29% +5.00%

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,685 1,816 2,165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 48.28% 47.99% 46.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,181 1,336 1,442
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +4.12% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in Birmingham

SAP
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SAP in Birmingham.

Salary trend for SAP in Birmingham

SAP
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SAP in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SAP.

1 66 (53.23%) Finance
2 41 (33.06%) Manufacturing
3 37 (29.84%) Retail
4 28 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (21.77%) SuccessFactors
6 25 (20.16%) SAP HANA
7 24 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (16.13%) Publishing
9 18 (14.52%) SQL
9 18 (14.52%) CRM
10 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (12.90%) SAP S/4HANA
11 16 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (12.90%) ERP
12 15 (12.10%) Driving Licence
13 14 (11.29%) Migration
13 14 (11.29%) Degree
13 14 (11.29%) Analytics
14 13 (10.48%) ABAP
14 13 (10.48%) SAP APO
14 13 (10.48%) Self-Motivation
15 12 (9.68%) SAP HR
15 12 (9.68%) SAP HCM
15 12 (9.68%) Logistics
16 11 (8.87%) Continuous Improvement
16 11 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
16 11 (8.87%) Presales
17 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
18 9 (7.26%) ITIL

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.23%) CMS
2 2 (1.61%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (7.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (4.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (12.90%) SAP S/4HANA
2 13 (10.48%) SAP APO
3 12 (9.68%) SAP HCM
3 12 (9.68%) SAP HR
4 9 (7.26%) SAP Business One
5 8 (6.45%) SAP SCM
6 7 (5.65%) SAP ERP
6 7 (5.65%) SAP EWM
6 7 (5.65%) SAP QM
7 5 (4.03%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 5 (4.03%) SAP CO
7 5 (4.03%) SAP CRM
7 5 (4.03%) SAP FI
7 5 (4.03%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (3.23%) SAP ECC
8 4 (3.23%) SAP R/3
9 3 (2.42%) SAP VC
10 2 (1.61%) NetSuite
10 2 (1.61%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 27 (21.77%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.23%) PaaS
4 2 (1.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 2 (1.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.16%) SAP HANA
2 9 (7.26%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 5 (4.03%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (3.23%) Data Mining
4 4 (3.23%) MySQL
4 4 (3.23%) QlikView
4 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.23%) Spotfire
5 3 (2.42%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.61%) Power BI
7 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.81%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.81%) DB2
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) LSMW
2 3 (2.42%) eCATT
General
1 66 (53.23%) Finance
2 41 (33.06%) Manufacturing
3 37 (29.84%) Retail
4 20 (16.13%) Publishing
5 6 (4.84%) Marketing
6 4 (3.23%) Billing
6 4 (3.23%) Local Government
6 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.42%) Advertising
7 3 (2.42%) Games
8 2 (1.61%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.61%) Law
9 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (50.00%) Consultant
2 53 (42.74%) SAP Consultant
3 22 (17.74%) Architect
4 18 (14.52%) SAP Architect
5 10 (8.06%) HR Consultant
5 10 (8.06%) SAP HR Consultant
6 9 (7.26%) Developer
6 9 (7.26%) Senior Consultant
6 9 (7.26%) Senior SAP Consultant
7 8 (6.45%) Analyst
7 8 (6.45%) Business Consultant
7 8 (6.45%) SAP Business Consultant
8 7 (5.65%) SAP SCM Architect
8 7 (5.65%) Senior Architect
9 6 (4.84%) Senior SAP HR Consultant
9 6 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.03%) SAP CO Consultant
10 5 (4.03%) SAP Developer
10 5 (4.03%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
10 5 (4.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) Web Services
2 4 (3.23%) SAP Fiori
3 3 (2.42%) EDI
3 3 (2.42%) IDoc
3 3 (2.42%) SOAP
4 2 (1.61%) CGI
4 2 (1.61%) SAPUI5
4 2 (1.61%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.81%) CSS
5 1 (0.81%) CSS3
5 1 (0.81%) HTML
5 1 (0.81%) HTML5
5 1 (0.81%) JMS
5 1 (0.81%) REST
5 1 (0.81%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.10%) Driving Licence
3 13 (10.48%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (6.45%) FMCG
5 4 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.23%) User Experience
6 3 (2.42%) LIMS
7 2 (1.61%) Social Media
8 1 (0.81%) Clustering
8 1 (0.81%) Industry 4.0
8 1 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.03%) Unix
1 5 (4.03%) Windows
2 1 (0.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
2 24 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (14.52%) CRM
4 16 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (12.90%) ERP
5 14 (11.29%) Analytics
5 14 (11.29%) Migration
6 12 (9.68%) Logistics
7 11 (8.87%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (8.87%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (8.87%) Presales
8 9 (7.26%) Data Modelling
8 9 (7.26%) ITIL
8 9 (7.26%) Project Management
9 8 (6.45%) Data Migration
9 8 (6.45%) Integration Testing
9 8 (6.45%) Supply Chain Management
10 7 (5.65%) Change Management
11 6 (4.84%) Computer Science
11 6 (4.84%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.52%) SQL
2 13 (10.48%) ABAP
3 4 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.23%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.42%) Java
5 2 (1.61%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.81%) C
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (11.29%) Degree
2 6 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.03%) Master's Degree
4 4 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) AAT
6 1 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) QA
2 4 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) COSHH
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) HAZOP
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (8.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.65%) Oracle
3 5 (4.03%) VMware
4 4 (3.23%) Cognos
4 4 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (3.23%) Northgate
4 4 (3.23%) Tableau
5 3 (2.42%) Infor
5 3 (2.42%) Sage
6 2 (1.61%) Cadence
6 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.81%) Cisco
7 1 (0.81%) EMC
7 1 (0.81%) Epicor
7 1 (0.81%) F5
7 1 (0.81%) Gigya
7 1 (0.81%) hybris
7 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.81%) NetApp